Synoptic Gospels

4.5 ECTS / Semester / Português

Introduce the 'world' of the intertestamental period: its historical, social, political and religious coordinates.

Study the 'synoptic' event, the sources and the writing of the respective texts. Analyze each of the 3 Gospels, enhancing their context, their reading and the hermeneutical framework, in order to identify the distinctiveness of each one, its authors and the most remarkable and distinctive characteristics of its projects.

On the basis of the differences and similarities of the three synoptic Gospels, carry out an combined reading into the 'Jesus' event and the community experience, which is the origin of its genesis.

Identify the cultural coordinates of each of the texts and the theological interpretations that give identity and meaning to each of the Gospels.


Professor Catedrático /
Doutor em Teologia Bíblica pelo Pontifício Ateneu Antoniano, Jerusalém, com a tese Humilhação e Exaltação do Servo em Is 52,13-53,12 e sua Interpretação no…